Ancient Games are a traditional sports, held to determine candidates for the training of Black Scorpions. Akkadian males of age thirteen, are permitted to take part in the games. Whereas, women are forbidden to participate in any such combat activity. The Ancient Games are conducted in the Arena, Nippur and are supervised by the commander of Akkadian armies. Twenty four Candidates ought to combat each other and display their skills, only twelve of the thriving participants qualify for the training of Black Scorpions and depart for a period of six years to emerge as the pinnacle of a warrior.